Designer L'Wren Scott died from suicide by hanging

Fashion designer L'Wren Scott died as a result of suicide by hanging, the Chief Medical Examiner of New York has ruled.

File photo of fashion designer L'Wren Scott .
Fashion designer L'Wren Scott was found dead in a Manhattan apartment earlier this week. Credit: PBG/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

Scott, who was the long-term partner of Rolling Stone Sir Mick Jagger, was found dead in her Manhattan apartment earlier this week.

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